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Ernest Willows, adventurer with a connection to Wales (Cardiff)

Ernest Willows

Pioneering aviator. In 1910 became the first person to cross the English channel in airship.
Connection: Born in Cardiff, 1896.

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Airship named 'City of Cardiff'. He died in an air accident in 1926.

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